Case Update August 2020: Essure manufacturer, Bayer AG, has announced a $1.6 billion settlement deal to resolve 90% of lawsuits filed by women who claim Essure caused them to suffer injuries. Bayer is facing approximately 39,000 Essure lawsuits in the United States as of August 21, 2020, and more plaintiffs are now expected to emerge.
Women who rely on Essure for birth control claim that the device has caused severe side effects and other problems. Some of these side effects include cramping, persistent pain in the pelvic cavity, nausea and vomiting, dizziness, irregular periods and bleeding, bloating, constant feelings of discomfort, itchy skin, and more.
Essure has also been associated with more severe side effects, including device migration, perforation of the uterus and fallopian tubes by the device, severe allergic reactions, unplanned pregnancies, dangerous ectopic pregnancies, and even death.
Patients who have suffered injuries from an Essure birth control device will be actively looking for a product liability law firm for legal representation. Broughton Partners connects personal injury law firms with Essure lawsuit leads and other defective medical device leads. The Essure leads your law firm receives are qualified retainers who have been fully reviewed for lawsuit eligibility. Your law firm can get Essure lawsuit leads delivered with relevant case documents by contacting our team at (800) 949-8904 or fill out a quick online form for a free consultation.